Experience the Synergy™ Platform and the Synergy S5D9 microcontroller (MCU) Group, including high-speed connectivity and rich user interfaces, using Synergy software and tools.

Part number of this kit has been changed. The new part number shall be used for orders. The old part number will continue to be referenced across the documentation. Refer to the look-up table for old/new part numbers.

Kit Contents

  • PK-S5D9 board
  • Quick Start Guide
  • USB Type A to USB Micro-B cable

System Requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 or 10 with Intel® Core™ family processor or equivalent running at ≥2.0GHz
  • ≥8GB system RAM
  • ≥2GB free hard drive space
  • ≥2 USB 2.0 ports
  • Internet connection

Target Device

Knowledge Base


  • Access all pins and on-board peripherals of the Synergy S5D9 MCU Group
  • Accelerate code development with the tightly integrated and qualified Synergy Software Package (SSP)
  • View, step through and debug code with the e2 studio ISDE from Renesas or IAR Embedded Workbench® for Renesas Synergy
  • Flexible connectivity options with USB, Ethernet with IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) support, CAN, and RS-232/RS-485
  • Arduino™ Shield Uno compatible socket and Pmod™ connectors for expansion with third party, off-the-shelf and custom multi-function boards
  • Human machine interface (HMI) functionality with a capacitive touch sensing unit, graphics LCD controller with 2.4-inch QVGA (240 x 320) TFT display with capacitive touch screen, and GUIX Studio™ for developing user interface screens
  • Measure real-time power consumption of current over program execution
  • Security and encryption functions enable secure data communications and storage, with support for industry standard algorithms such as AES, DSA, 3DES, RSA, SHA, and GHASH
  • Safety features include hardware diagnostics, memory protection and watchdog timeout
  • Debugging and programming with J-Link® OB on-board



Design & Development

Software & Tools

Software & Tools

Software title
Software type
Quick-Connect Platform
Quick-Connect platform enables fast prototyping by providing compatible hardware and software building blocks.
Other Hardware Renesas
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Software Downloads

Type Title Date
PCB Design Files Log in to Download ZIP 4.51 MB 日本語
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Sample Code